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Source

Source

1,070 ratings Commercial licence

The Source engine is a 3D game engine developed by Valve Corporation. Its unique features include a large degree of modularity and flexibility, an artist-driven...

90%
Unity

Unity

547 ratings Commercial licence

Unity is a multiplatform game development tool, designed from the start to ease creation. A fully integrated professional application, Unity just happens...

96%
GoldSource

GoldSource

372 ratings Commercial licence

This QuakeWorld-based engine powered some of the most critically acclaimed engine's of it's day, like Half-Life, Counter-Strike, Day of Defeat, and many...

94%
Unreal Engine 3

Unreal Engine 3

367 ratings Commercial licence

Unreal Engine 3 is a complete game development framework for next-generation consoles and DirectX9-equipped PCs, providing the vast array of core technologies...

95%
Unreal Development Kit

Unreal Development Kit

322 ratings Commercial licence

UDK is Unreal Engine 3 – the complete professional development framework. All the tools you need to create great games, advanced visualizations and...

94%
Custom

Custom

312 ratings Commercial licence

The engine used to build this game was a once-off creation, designed explicitly to run this particular title. This is not a _real_ game engine, this is...

94%
CryENGINE 3

CryENGINE 3

229 ratings Commercial licence

CryENGINE®3 is the first PC, Playstation®3, and Xbox 360™ all-in-one game development solution that is Next-Gen ready with scalable computation and...

92%
CryENGINE 2

CryENGINE 2

198 ratings Commercial licence

Real time editing, bump mapping, dynamic lights, network system, integrated physics system, shaders, shadows and a dynamic music system are just some...

85%
GameMaker: Studio

GameMaker: Studio

213 ratings Commercial licence

GameMaker: Studio caters to entry-level novices and seasoned game development professionals equally, allowing them to create cross-platform games in record...

83%
X-Ray Engine

X-Ray Engine

146 ratings Commercial licence

The X-ray Engine is a DirectX 8.1/9 Shader Model 3.0 graphics engine. Up to a million polygons can be on-screen at any one time. The engine features HDR...

68%
FPSC

FPSC

168 ratings Commercial licence

This engine is the code behind "The game Creator's" FPS Creator development tool, A powerful, yet rough FPS engine.

88%
id Tech 4

id Tech 4

120 ratings Commercial licence

Previously referred to as the 'Doom 3 Engine', Tech 4 is id Software's current licensing platform. Powering games such as Doom 3, Quake 4 and Enemy Territory...

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SAGE (Strategy Action Game Engine)

SAGE (Strategy Action Game Engine)

115 ratings Proprietary licence

The SAGE engine is a game engine used by Westwood Studios and Electronic Arts for real-time strategy games.

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Xash3D Engine

Xash3D Engine

99 ratings GPL licence

Xash3D is a custom Gold Source build from a scratch. Xash3D overcomes obsolete Gold Source engine's limits and provides for you a new quality of gaming...

85%
id Tech 3

id Tech 3

100 ratings GPL licence

Previously called the "QUAKE 3 Engine" and one of the most successful licensed engines in history, id Tech 3 was the engine used to create games such...

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Spring

Spring

87 ratings GPL licence

This page is merely a hub for spring projects listed on moddb. For more information about the spring engine head on over to spring website. You will notice...

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Blender Game Engine

Blender Game Engine

87 ratings GPL licence

The Blender Game Engine is a component of Blender, a free and open-source comprehensive 3D production suite, used for making real-time interactive content...

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Unreal Engine 4

Unreal Engine 4

82 ratings Commercial licence

The most world-class game engine to date, Unreal Engine 4 gives you the power to do more than ever before. Bring your creative visions to life directly...

91%
Unreal Engine 2

Unreal Engine 2

81 ratings Commercial licence

Unreal Engine 2 is a complete game development framework targeted at today's mainstream PC's, Microsoft's Xbox game console, and Sony's PlayStation 2.

95%
GEM 2

GEM 2

77 ratings Commercial licence

GEM 2 is the latest middleware from the Ukrainian game developers Best Way. Their engine is already well known in Eastern Europe and multiple titles were...

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Refractor 2

Refractor 2

72 ratings Commercial licence

The Refractor Engine, is a game engine designed by Stockholm-based studio Refraction Games, first developed for the computer game Codename Eagle, which...

95%
HPL2

HPL2

70 ratings Commercial licence

An extensively updated version of HPL1 engine. Uses industry standard technologies such as OpenGL, OpenAL and Newton Game Dynamics.

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Quake Engine

Quake Engine

70 ratings GPL licence

The Quake engine is the game engine that was written to power 1996's Quake, written by id Software. It featured true 3D realtime rendering and is now...

86%
Unknown

Unknown

69 ratings Commercial licence

The engine used to build this game is unknown. This is not a _real_ game engine, this is a generic placeholder.

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Construct

Construct

62 ratings GPL licence

Construct is a free powerful and easy to use development software for both DirectX 9-based games and applications,in a WYSIWYG environment. It includes...

92%
Unreal Engine 1

Unreal Engine 1

63 ratings Commercial licence

The first generation, Unreal Engine integrated rendering, collision detection, AI, visibility, networking and file system management into one complete...

92%
Frostbite

Frostbite

63 ratings Commercial licence

Frostbite is a next-generation FPS engine built from the ground up to power Battlefield: Bad Company and other upcoming games from DICE across all high-end...

92%
Doom Engine

Doom Engine

61 ratings GPL licence

The Doom engine is the game engine that powers the id Software games Doom and Doom II, as well as Raven Software's titles Heretic and Hexen, then finally...

94%
ioquake3

ioquake3

59 ratings GPL licence

ioquake3.org is the de-facto standard in Quake 3 technology post-opensource release. Others base themselves on the hard work of the hundreds who have...

97%
Westwood 2D

Westwood 2D

55 ratings Proprietary licence

This is not an engine in itself, this is just a term that can be used as a name for the "2D" RTS games Westwood Studios developed. They never officially...

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